The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 247 261
Rank change year-on-year +10 +14  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 18 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.35% 0.77% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 10
Median salary £58,750 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.81% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year -5.00% +12.99%  

VSS/SourceSafe is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1334 1038 1308
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 21.88% 15.27% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 881 1074
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe in the East of England.

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +13 18 £58,750 +6.81%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 36 (97.30%) Degree
2 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 29 (78.38%) Oracle
2 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 29 (78.38%) Linux
2 29 (78.38%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (78.38%) Open Source
2 29 (78.38%) DevOps
3 27 (72.97%) User Experience
3 27 (72.97%) Translating Business Requirements
3 27 (72.97%) SOLID
3 27 (72.97%) Continuous Deployment
3 27 (72.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (72.97%) AngularJS
3 27 (72.97%) Xamarin
3 27 (72.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET Web API
3 27 (72.97%) Mobile Development
3 27 (72.97%) CSS3
3 27 (72.97%) KnockoutJS
3 27 (72.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 27 (72.97%) Office 365
3 27 (72.97%) Jasmine
3 27 (72.97%) Git (software)
3 27 (72.97%) Test Automation
3 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET MVC
3 27 (72.97%) MSTest
3 27 (72.97%) HTML5
3 27 (72.97%) Oracle Service Bus
3 27 (72.97%) OO

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (72.97%) Oracle Service Bus
1 27 (72.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 27 (72.97%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 29 (78.38%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (72.97%) Office 365
3 2 (5.41%) GitHub
3 2 (5.41%) IaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
3 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) DWDM
1 8 (21.62%) Frame Relay
1 8 (21.62%) FWSM
1 8 (21.62%) LAN
1 8 (21.62%) MPLS
1 8 (21.62%) WAN
2 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) NetScaler
3 5 (13.51%) BGP
3 5 (13.51%) DMVPN
3 5 (13.51%) EIGRP
3 5 (13.51%) Multicast
3 5 (13.51%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (10.81%) FabricPath
4 4 (10.81%) FCoE
4 4 (10.81%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (10.81%) IOS XR
4 4 (10.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (5.41%) DB2
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
1 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (72.97%) Git (software)
1 27 (72.97%) Jasmine
1 27 (72.97%) MSTest
1 27 (72.97%) NUnit
1 27 (72.97%) Selenium
1 27 (72.97%) Subversion
2 15 (40.54%) TeamCity
2 15 (40.54%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 27 (72.97%) Advertising
2 2 (5.41%) French Language
2 2 (5.41%) German Language
2 2 (5.41%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) Senior Developer
3 12 (32.43%) .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 12 (32.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) C# Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior C# Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) .NET
1 27 (72.97%) AngularJS
1 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET
1 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET MVC
1 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET Web API
1 27 (72.97%) CSS
1 27 (72.97%) CSS3
1 27 (72.97%) HTML
1 27 (72.97%) HTML5
1 27 (72.97%) jQuery
1 27 (72.97%) KnockoutJS
1 27 (72.97%) Middleware
1 27 (72.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 12 (32.43%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (72.97%) Computer Science
1 27 (72.97%) User Experience
2 12 (32.43%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) DevOps
1 29 (78.38%) Open Source
2 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) Continuous Deployment
2 27 (72.97%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (72.97%) ITIL
2 27 (72.97%) Mobile Development
2 27 (72.97%) MVC
2 27 (72.97%) OO
2 27 (72.97%) OOD
2 27 (72.97%) Refactoring
2 27 (72.97%) SOA
2 27 (72.97%) SOLID
2 27 (72.97%) Test Automation
2 27 (72.97%) Translating Business Requirements
3 12 (32.43%) Mobile Application Development
3 12 (32.43%) Web Development
4 8 (21.62%) Migration
5 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.51%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 27 (72.97%) C#
2 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) Go
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (97.30%) Degree
2 27 (72.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (18.92%) CCIE
3 7 (18.92%) CCNP
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
1 29 (78.38%) Oracle
2 27 (72.97%) Xamarin
3 12 (32.43%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (32.43%) Sitecore
4 8 (21.62%) Cisco
5 6 (16.22%) Riverbed
6 4 (10.81%) Brocade
6 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (10.81%) F5
6 4 (10.81%) Juniper